Examples of sizable in a Sentence
a sizable portion of the population
He won by a sizable margin.
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Before becoming an outspoken pillar of Philly’s sizable Liberian community, Woewiyu allegedly played an integral part in stoking ethnic tensions that led to unspeakable violence.
The frozen treat is sizable and as dense as ice cream.
The only growth — and it's been sizable — is in the number of unaccompanied children crossing.
Lava domes can be sizable: The Novarupta Dome that formed during the 1912 eruption of Katmai volcano in Alaska was 800 feet across and 200 feet high.
Will its monetary package be sizable enough and quick enough to reassure markets?
Nick may have noticed the flames through the window; the blaze in the sink is sizable.
That’s not going to play well in the locker rooms of the league, and not among a sizable contingent of the stands, either.
Comcast owns a sizable broadband company in addition to cable.
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diminutive, half-pint, infinitesimal, little-bitty, microscopic (also microscopical), mini, miniature, minuscule, minute, pint-size (or pint-sized), pocket-size (also pocket-sized), pygmy, teensy, teensy-weensy, teeny, teeny-weeny, tiny, wee;
astronomical (also astronomic), bumper, cavernous, colossal, cosmic (also cosmical), elephantine, enormous, galactic, gargantuan, gigantic, gross, herculean, heroic (also heroical), Himalayan, huge, humongous (also humungous), immense, jumbo, king-size (or king-sized), leviathan, major, mammoth, massive, monolithic, monstrous, monumental, mountainous, prodigious, staggering, stupendous, super, super-duper, supersized, titanic, tremendous, vast, vasty, walloping, whacking, whopping;
SIZABLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sizable for English Language Learners
: fairly large
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